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France - fury on the streets as strikers are united against President Macron

5 hours 43 min ago
A wave of revolt has swept France with unions, students and the left uniting, reports Charlie Kimber

A victory on Kirklees bins

5 hours 51 min ago
Unison union members working for Kirklees council’s refuse collection service appear to have won a significant victory in their long battle against alleged management bullying and racism.

Union must fight for BT jobs

5 hours 56 min ago
Prospect union reps at BT met last week to discuss their response to major job cuts.

Reports round up: Hackney traffic wardens / Hundreds at With Banners Held High / Magna Exteriors / Protest as Tories ignore racist ‘joke’

5 hours 58 min ago
Hundreds of people joined the With Banners Held High festival last Sunday in Wakefield, West Yorkshire. Those taking part included Labour shadow chancellor John McDonnell, TUC general secretary Frances O’Grady and Jon Trickett MP.

President Nicolas Maduro wins re-election

6 hours 11 min ago
Venezuela’s left wing president Nicolas Maduro was re-elected with 67.7 percent of the vote on Sunday.

Bosses’ care home selloffs cause crisis for older people

6 hours 16 min ago
One of Britain’s biggest providers of care homes is up for sale—exposing the problems with privatisation, says Sarah Bates

Union wins recognition at Coventry University

6 hours 28 min ago
The UCU union has achieved a union recognition agreement with Coventry University Group (CUG) following a protest.

Spain faces a fresh crisis over Catalonia

6 hours 30 min ago
A new political crisis was looming this week for Spanish Tory prime minster Mariano Rajoy over Catalonia and a crucial budget vote.

Stopping academisation can’t be left to one school

6 hours 36 min ago
The NEU union has called off a planned three-day strike at Acton High school in Ealing, west London.

Regional rivalries lie behind Trump shifts

6 hours 45 min ago
Why is Donald Trump destabilising the Middle East? For that’s what he’s doing by moving the US embassy in Israel to Jerusalem and withdrawing from the nuclear deal with Iran.

Coordinated air strikes can ground the bosses’ attacks at London Luton Airport

6 hours 46 min ago
Workers at London Luton airport are preparing to deliver a devastating blow to bosses in their fight against poverty pay and poor conditions.

Buoyant walkout to stop cuts to jobs and courses

6 hours 54 min ago
Another huge, lively and determined picket line assembled at the main entrance of Hull College on Thursday of last week.

More colleges join fightback over pay

6 hours 58 min ago
Workers at two London colleges struck on Tuesday as part of a rolling programme of walkouts over pay.

New fixed-odds betting limit - a crackdown on the bosses that bet on misery?

7 hours 11 min ago
Gambling bosses are furious at new restrictions aimed at tackling the “crack cocaine” of gambling machines.

Get out of Afghanistan

7 hours 16 min ago
At least 400 extra British troops could soon be sent to Afghanistan.

Donald Trump will be hounded when he visits Britain in July - join the protests

7 hours 23 min ago
With only 50 days to go until the bigot-in-chief arrives, we must plan protests, writes Alistair Farrow

Strike against the Wigan healthcare selloff

7 hours 32 min ago
The fight to stop outsourcing in Wigan, Wrightington and Leigh (WWL) NHS Trust is gaining momentum.

Getting the bigots on the back foot in Ireland

9 hours 18 min ago
Sinead is one of tens of thousands of women who have been forced to leave Ireland to access abortion services.

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